"My husband, Larry, and I will always remember him as the good friend who was always there to say yes to any worthy cause. Generous beyond measure. I will miss him deeply." — Actress-singer Lucie Arnaz.
"Marvin Hamlisch was a musical genius. He was also very, very funny, extremely bright and a wonderful and loyal friend. I am shocked at his passing; he was always so completely alive and filled with energy." — Songwriter Carole Bayer Sager, who wrote the lyrics to "Nobody Does It Better."
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